FAIRBANKS-All Railbelt conference awards were released today. Lathrop had 18 total players make all conference with six on the first team, second team and six received honorable mentions.
West Valley had five first team selections, six second team picks and six honorable mentions.
Colony quarterback Bryce Niver was selected as offensive player of the year. Wasilla's Cash McGregor was named the defensive player of the year. Colony Knights head coach Brian McIntosh was coach of the year.
Chris Seminario of Lathrop was kick returner of the year and Malemutes offensive coordinator Luke Balash was named assistant coach of the year. The full list is below.
2013 Railbelt All-Conference Teams
Colony Pos. Palmer Pos. Lathrop Pos. West Valley Pos. Wasilla Pos.
Bryce Niver QB Vincent Aumave DB Chris Seminario RB Rhoddie West C Cash McGregor S
Daniel BilaferWR Cody Wells OLB Logan Dille G Zachary Wall LT Cash McGregor WR
Fischer Summers FB James Nisbett RB Terrell Ford TE Jacob Vinton DT Quace Wright DL
Ian MacKenzie C Benjamin Aumavae ILB Marcus Brown MLB Dv'nnCooks WR Devin Otto RB
Tobbie Zook LG Adam Christianson C Nathan Barnett DB Trusty Sigmon DE Isaiah Dawkins WR
Noah Spencer DE Nick Benshetler OT Jeremiah Webb DE Charles Suddoth QB Cody Dedrick TE
Riley Frederickson OLB Brian Thompson DL Derrick O'Neal SR William Wright OL Billy Schultz OL
Daly Mutini DT Ben Button OG Brandon Webb C Maurice McCrae RB Trevor Taylor OL
Daly Mutini OL Caleb Deemer OG Jose Rodriguez T Lars Evanger LB Josiah Williams QB
Antonio Bush WR Chase Ferris DB Braeden Hoppough SS Jacob Larandeau LB Hunter Hermans LB
Logan Conway RB David Schneider DL Devin Millington DE Brendon Williams LB Layne Morrison DB
Mike Haire LT Adam Christiansen LB Travis Phillips Jr C Jaquin Martinez DT Kevin Olaughlin DB
Myles Cullenberg OLB Vincent Aumave RB Robert Tanner QB Deacon Damario RB Zach Garnett LB
Zachariah Doah MLB Darion Angol R Derrin Gilliland G Forrest Clark WR Theron Bingelli DL
Tyler Harvey DB Zeth Merrit QB Joceice Cannon RB Conner Nolan LG
Ryan Ertz DB Nathan Aumavae DB Scotty McKinstry LB Bryon Cogley LB
Justin Miner DE Brian Thompson OT Ryan Perdue S Jordan Kelley DB
Mikeael AndersonDT Cody Wells R Teia Patane DT
Tucker Looney WR Nick Benshetler DL
Justin Booth RT Benjamin Aumavae FB
Jacob Hall DB
Player/Coach of the Year Awards
Offense Bryce Niver
Defense Cash McGregor
Lineman Daly Mutini
Utility Daniel Bilafer
Assistant Coach Luke Balash
Head Coach Brian McIntosh
Kicking Specialist Daniel Bilafer
Punting Special Fisher Summers
Kick Returner Chris Seminario
Long Snapper Tanner Hongslo